East Hartford - posted May, 10 2013
EAST HARTFORD - The annual Low Cost Rabies Clinic is being sponsored by Town Clerk Robert J. Pasek and Veterinarian, Dr. Wilfredo Barrios, in cooperation with the Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association. The Low Cost Rabies Vaccination Clinic will be held on Saturday, May 18, from noon to 2 p.m. in the rear of Firehouse Number 1, located next to Town Hall at 726 Main Street, East Hartford. Dogs must be on leashes and cats must be in carriers. There are no residency requirements. The fee is $20, cash only. Pet owners who are on public assistance are permitted to have one pet vaccinated at no charge by showing their State Public Assistance Identification Card to the Clinic Coordinator. Written proof, either a valid rabies certificate or dog license showing a prior vaccination, must be presented to qualify for a three-year vaccination. Otherwise, a one-year vaccination will be given. Tags are not sufficient proof for a three-year vaccination. For further information, you may contact the Town Clerk’s Office at 860-291-7230.